MrTipple (5378) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - AUG 13, 2017
Intense, dark chocolate, cacao, dark chocolate, sweet coffee, coconut. Hazy, dark brown, small, creamy, white head. Heavy sweet. More sweet, dark, toasted malts, caramel, chocolate, coconut, sweet coffee, very sweet, dark fruits, prunes, soft carbonation, full bodied. Beautiful Impy, rich and complex, well-balanced. Bottle at Chriso & Ruth’s pre-GBBF shindig, Kensal Rise. madmitch76 (25009) - , Essex, ENGLAND - AUG 12, 2017
5th August 2017allmyvinyl (10723) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 7, 2017
The great pre GBBF bottleshare at ChrisO’s. Opaque dark brown beer, good tan head. Smooth palate, modest fine carbonation. Good chocolate streaked malts, really nice chocolate. Malt cream and a trace of coconut. Modest dark fruits, More dark chocolate. Smooth finish. Big chocolatey treat, very easy drinking.
Bottle from the dregs run. Pours black with a thin tan head. Aromas of bounty bar, all chocolate and coconut. Very sweet and boozy notes. Taste is more of the same. Nicely done. WingmanWillis (353) - Surrey, ENGLAND - AUG 6, 2017
Sample via Leighton. Pours black with a thin off white head. Aroma is chocolate, marshmallow, coconut, rum and a hint of coffee. Taste is a boozy snowball. Lots of coconut and chocolate, a little coffee, marshmallow. Just simply awesome beer. jinroh (1696) - ESTONIA - AUG 6, 2017
Bottle shared at Chriso’s and Ruth pre GBBF shindig, August 5, 2017. Dark brown pour, bit of foam. Nose has chocolate and also some raw chillies. Cocoa. Taste has lots if vanilla and some sweet candy. Taste has more vanilla, some chocolate, light roast. Quite nice actually. Great balance.
harrisoni (18820) - Ashford, Kent, ENGLAND - AUG 5, 2017
UPDATED: AUG 7, 2017 Bottle at Chriso pre GBBF Shindig 2017. Black beer lasting tan head. big dark chocolate aroma. Coconut. Just coconut. A bit like a dark chocolate bounty. Likeable. Very good. Beerhunter111 (21508) - P´Castle, GERMANY - AUG 5, 2017
Bottle shared at Chris & Ruth’s pre-GBBF Shindig 2017 - Part 1. A black beer with a small tan head. Aroma of sweet and dark malt, tons of coconut, sweet chocolate. Taste of coconut, sweet coconut, chocolate, sugar, dark sweet malt, coconut, coconut.....Nice! mR_fr0g (12578) - Hertfordshire, ENGLAND - AUG 5, 2017
Bottle shared at Chriso’s and Ruth pre GBBF shindig. 02/08/2017. Many thanks to Jan for this one. A jet black brown coloured pour with a a loose tan head. Aroma is big sweet praline maple syrup, peanut butter, coconut. Flavour is composed of of sweet rounded chocolate, peanut butter, coconut, vanilla, Peanut butter. Palate is medium sweet, rounded, moderate carbonation, creamy. Lonick (2182) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 2, 2017
Bottle @Xmas Tasting 30.07.2017. Pours black, opaque. Slight off white not quite tan head. Nose is chocolate, dark chocolate, coffee, vanilla, then right at the end, coconut but once you smell t it becomes the overwhelming smell (odd). Taste is huge chocolate, huge coconut. Would have been better with Pekko hops (you would have needed to be there.....) Pintofjoe29 (56) - Dingman Ferry, Pennsylvania, USA - JUL 31, 2017
UPDATED: JUL 31, 2017 This is a very well crafted coffee beer. Pours almost black. Very strong aroma of coffee , coconut, chocolate and caramel. Taste is black coffee, bourbon, & coconut. Very sweet. Medium bodied. If coffee beers are your thing seek this out! Very good